Mrs. Ernestine Ross, 93, of Lanett died Tuesday, June 13, 2023, at EAMC-Lanier Health Services, Valley. Graveside services will be held Thursday, June 22, 2023, at Friendship #2 Baptist Church, 1525 Co. Rd 114, LaFayette at 12:00 noon (CST) with President Ron Newsome officiating.
Mrs. Ross was a native of Chambers County. When she married the late John T. Ross, the young couple moved to San Francisco, CA. Mrs. Ross later retired from Macy’s, the department store. In 2009 the couple decided to return to her home state of Alabama. After several years of living in Lanett, Mr. Ross passed away on October 3, 2017. He and Mrs. Ross had been married sixty-seven years.
Mrs. Ross is survived by five nieces; five nephews; special caregivers: Doris Bonner, West Point, GA, Dorothy Flournoy, Valley, Lonita Poole and Patricia Ross both of San Francisco, CA, Mary Kyles and Judy Leverett, both of LaFayette; a very special friend, Mary Banks, San Francisco, CA and a host of other relatives and friends.